Apparel & Armor

Giro CA Ride Overshort 2.0 Shorts

Giro CA Ride Overshort 2.0 Shorts

The Giro CA Ride Overshort 2.0 is a slimmer fitting, good-looking short intended for commuters and road riders, but we’ve used them mountain biking, hiking, and camping, too.

Kali Avatar X Helmet

Kali Avatar X Helmet

The Kali Avatar X full face helmet offers some valuable safety features in a light weight package at a good price.

Giro Wind Guard 1/4 Zip Jersey

Giro Wind Guard 1/4 Zip Jersey

The Giro Wind Guard 1/4 Zip Jersey offers a great combination of warmth, breathability, and casual styling that make it perfect for colder rides.

Giro Feature MIPS Helmet

Giro Feature MIPS Helmet

Great safety features at a great value: the Giro Feature MIPS helmet comes MIPS equipped – and for less than 100 dollars.

Fly Racing Bike Apparel

Fly Racing Bike Apparel

Fly Racing’s Ripa Convert Jersey and Warpath Shorts offer simple functionality at a reasonable price.

Leatt 3DF Airflex Knee and Elbow Guards

Leatt 3DF Airflex Knee and Elbow Guards

Most pads are too hot or bulky to pedal in. The Leatt 3FD Airflex Knee and Elbow Guards challenge that assumption.

Race Face Trigger Jersey & Stage Glove

Race Face Trigger Jersey & Stage Glove

We’ve been putting in time on some of Race Face’s hard and soft goods. Here’s a look at their Trigger Jersey, Trigger Glove, and Stage Glove.

Specialized Dissident Helmet

Specialized Dissident Helmet

The Specialized Dissident helmet matches its competitors in terms of comfort, ventilation, & aesthetics, and beats many of them on weight.

Race Face Ambush Knee Pads & Indy Shorts

Race Face Ambush Knee Pads & Indy Shorts

We’ve been putting time in on some of Race Face’s hard and soft goods. Here’s a look at their Ambush Knee Pads & Indy Shorts.

Zoic Hoodoo Trail Shorts

Zoic Hoodoo Trail Shorts

The Zoic Hoodoo are comfortable riding shorts great for lapping gravity-fed trails in the summer and cool rides in the fall.

Zoic Crux Hoody

Zoic Crux Hoody

The Zoic Crux is a great outer layer for chilly rides and doubles as a casual, comfortable hoody to wear around town.

Zoic Tradesman Flannel Riding Shirt

Zoic Tradesman Flannel Riding Shirt

Not your average flannel, the Zoic Tradesman is a stylish riding shirt that’s great for laps in the bike park or rides in chilly weather.

Giro Feather Helmet

Giro Feather Helmet

The Giro Feather is a light, comfortable helmet that offers a little more coverage than many cross country options.

Troy Lee Designs D3 Carbon Helmet

Troy Lee Designs D3 Carbon Helmet

The Troy Lee Designs D3 Carbon is a lightweight, good-looking full-face that offers great protection.

Pearl Izumi Canyon Shorts and Superstar Skirt

Pearl Izumi Canyon Shorts and Superstar Skirt

The Pearl Izumi Canyon Shorts and Superstar Skirt are lightweight and comfortable for biking, but it may be a good idea to try them on first.

Club Ride Women’s Bike Apparel

Club Ride Women’s Bike Apparel

Club Ride’s women’s bike apparel is a combination of high performance and great style.

2014 Specialized Bike Apparel

2014 Specialized Bike Apparel

Some of our bike reviewers tested a range of Specialized’s bike apparel on our recent trip to Whistler, BC. Here’s what they found.

Alpinestars Bionic Neck Support Tech Carbon

Alpinestars Bionic Neck Support Tech Carbon

The Alpinestars Bionic Neck Support Tech Carbon is a lightweight neck brace that allows for a good range of motion.

2014 Dakine Bike Apparel

2014 Dakine Bike Apparel

Some of our bike reviewers tested a range of Dakine’s bike apparel on our recent trip to Whistler, BC. Here’s what they found.

Race Face Ambush 3/4 Jersey & Shorts

Race Face Ambush 3/4 Jersey & Shorts

The Race Face Ambush shorts are tough and have big, functional pockets, while the jersey is cut well and has a very useful built-in feature.